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Kings of Israel and of Judah
2 Kings 8:16 – 17:41
 
O U T L I N E
– Kings of Israel and of Judah 2 Kings 8:16 – 17:41
– Jehoram: King of Judah (Evil – 8 Years) 2 Kings 8:16-24
– Ahaziah: King of Judah (Evil – 1 Year) 2 Kings 8:25-29
– Jehu: King of Israel Judgment on Jezebel’s Dynasty 2 Kings 9 – 10
– Jehoiada: Judgment on Athaliah’s Dynasty 2 Kings 11
– Joash: King of Judah (Good – 40 Years) 2 Kings 12
– Jehoahaz: King of Israel (Evil – 17 Years) 2 Kings 13:1-9
– Joash: King of Israel (Evil – 16 Years) 2 Kings 13:10-25
– Amaziah: King of Judah & Joash: King of Israel 2 Kings 14:1-22
– Jeroboam II: King of Israel (Evil – 41 Years) 2 Kings 14:23-29
– Azariah (Uzziah): King of Judah (Good – 52 Years) 2 Kings 15:1-7
– Zechariah: King of Israel (Evil – 6 Months) 2 Kings 15:8 – 5:12
– Shallum: King of Israel (Evil – 1 Months) 2 Kings 15:13-15
– Menahem: King of Israel (Evil – 11 Years) 2 Kings 15:16-22
– Pekahiah: King of Israel (Evil – 2 Years) 2 Kings 15:23-26
– Pekah: King of Israel (Evil – 20 Years) 2 Kings 15:27-31
– Jotham: King of Judah (Good – 16 Years) 2 Kings 15:32-38
– Ahaz: King of Judah (Evil – 16 Years) 2 Kings 16
– Hoshea: Last King of Israel (Evil – 9 Years) 2 Kings 17:1-6
– The Captivity of Israel 2 Kings 17:7-41
 
 
Jehoram & Ahaziah
2 Kings 8:16-29
 
 

Jehoram: King of Judah (Evil – 8 Years) (8:16-24)

16 And in the fifth year of Joram the son of Ahab, king of Israel, Jehoshaphat being then king of Judah, Jehoram the son of Jehoshaphat, king of Judah, began to reign. 17 He was thirty-two years old when he began to reign; and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem. 18 And he walked in the way of the kings of Israel, as did the house of Ahab, for the daughter of Ahab was his wife; and he did evil in the sight of Jehovah. 19 But Jehovah would not destroy Judah, for David his servant’s sake, as he had promised him to give him always a lamp for his sons. 20 In his days Edom revolted from under the hand of Judah, and they set a king over themselves. 21 And Joram went over to Zair, and all the chariots with him; and he rose up by night, and smote the Edomites who had surrounded him, and the captains of the chariots; and the people fled into their tents. 22 But the Edomites revolted from under the hand of Judah unto this day. Then Libnah revolted at the same time. 23 And the rest of the acts of Joram and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah? 24 And Joram slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David; and Ahaziah his son reigned in his stead.
 

Ahaziah: King of Judah (Evil – 1 Year) (8:25-29)

25 In the twelfth year of Joram the son of Ahab, king of Israel, Ahaziah the son of Jehoram, king of Judah, began to reign. 26 Ahaziah was twenty-two years old when he began to reign; and he reigned one year in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Athaliah, the daughter of Omri king of Israel. 27 And he walked in the way of the house of Ahab, and did evil in the sight of Jehovah, like the house of Ahab; for he was the son-in-law of the house of Ahab. 28 And he went with Joram the son of Ahab to the war against Hazael the king of Syria at Ramoth-Gilead; and the Syrians wounded Joram. 29 And king Joram returned to be healed in Jizreel of the wounds that the Syrians had given him at Ramah, when he fought with Hazael king of Syria. And Ahaziah the son of Jehoram, king of Judah, went down to see Joram the son of Ahab at Jizreel, for he was sick. 
 
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